Gold Coast inquest, was also reluctant to comment on her friendship with Ms Thomas.
A salt-of-the-earth type who calls a spade a spade, Ms Dorsett has been polite and courteous to the media at the inquest hearings.
However, she yesterday declined to comment when contacted by The Sunday Mail about her friendship with Ms Thomas, a rare bright light emerging from one of the nation’s darkest days.
Coroner James McDougall is expected to announce his findings from the inquest in the first part of next year.
SCRUTINY: Then Ardent Leisure CEO Deborah Thomas at a vigil for victims after the tragedy on Dreamworld’s Thunder River Rapids ride (inset, left) in 2016.